Posted By:John Garner
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Subject:Rev James Lyle
Post Date:December 24, 2007 at 19:44:59
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Forum:Falls County, TX Genealogy Forum
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My Great,greatgrandfather was Rev James Lyle. He was susposedly the leader of a colony that came from Alabama and settled near the present town of Marlin in Falls county.
I have been told that he was killed by a commanche Indian Nov 13 1840. I have also been told he was killled in an argument with someone in his colony.

Does anyone in the area have any information, about the colony or Rev Lyle?